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Curt Puckett

Curt Puckett

Curt Puckett is Head of Department for Client Care at DNV GL.  Curt has worked for over 30 years in the utility industry. Curt spent his early career with Consumers Energy in the areas of load research and energy efficiency/demand response evaluation.  In 1990, Curt started RLW Analytics with Dr. Roger L. Wright focusing on the growing need to evaluate the performance of energy efficiency and demand response programs using statistical techniques and engineering rigor.  In 2009, KEMA acquired RLW Analytics. Curt is responsible for overseeing North America’s Eastern operations which includes offices in Maine, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York, Virginia, Michigan, Wisconsin, and Tennessee.

Sustainable Use Services provides consulting services to policymakers and implementers, direct buyers of energy services, and the energy providers serving the energy and energy services market. The Sustainable Use Services business line aims to support DNV GL’s initiatives across the energy value chain through consulting on energy and greenhouse gas management, distributed generation, sustainability strategy and certification, and smart grid opportunities; such as demand response, pricing, energy storage and energy information. Energy efficiency and demand response evaluation has been a cornerstone of the Sustainable Use Services business line.  Sustainable Use Services combines a strong understanding of energy use behavior, energy technologies, and analytical expertise to plan, implement, and evaluate energy use policy and programs.  To join Mr. Puckett’s professional network on LinkedIn, click here.

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Integrated Resource Planning returns to Michigan

On March 10 the Michigan Public Service Commission, the Michigan Agency for Energy, and the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality held a meeting in Lansing to launch Integrated Resource Planning (IRP) in Michigan.  The renewed interest in IRP ...

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End-use metering workshops in Saudi Arabia

End-use metering workshops in Saudi Arabia

DNV GL co-hosted the Enetics’ Single Point End-Use Energy Disaggregation (SPEED) Workshop in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, during the week of November 15. The workshop training was sponsored by the Saudi Electric Company (SEC) and was well attended by ...

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How are consumers using energy in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia?

How are consumers using energy in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia?

Figure 1: City of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. (Source) End-use monitoring offers a deeper understanding amidst sharply rising electricity demand. The need for new energy resources is urgent in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), a country where electr ...

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How is DNV GL shaping the utilities of the future in the Middle East?

How is DNV GL shaping the utilities of the future in the Middle East?

More than ever, utilities and regulators around the world understand the need to better understand electricity and water demand patterns. Demand for both is soaring in most parts of the world and many systems face challenges in meeting that demand, e ...

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